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Hiwassee River, Tennessee

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-IV
Length: 4.8 miles
Average Gradient: 32 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.16759
Longitude: -84.29541

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.1833
Longitude: -84.4388


Paddling Rivers Near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   Wolf Creek, Polk County, 1 miles away
      Class IV+ - 2.3 miles long (FR to Hiawassee River)

   Coker Creek, Polk County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 6 miles long (Highway 68 to Hiwassee River)

   Turtletown Creek, Polk County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.2 miles long (Highway 68 to Hiwassee River)

   Hiwassee River, Polk County, 5 miles away
      Class II - 5.8 miles long (Appalachia Powerhouse to Bridge at Reliance)

   Hiwassee River, Polk County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.8 miles long (Appalachia Dam to Appalachia Powerhouse)

   Conasauga Creek, Monroe County, 7 miles away
      Class III-IV(V+) - 3 miles long (FR 341 to Holly Springs Road Bridge)

   Little Loss Creek, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Class -blank- - 2 miles long (into Big Loss Creek)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Ocoee Rafting, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Goforth Creek, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (to Ocoee)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Eagle Ranch On Ice Mountain, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwater Limited, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Ocoee Adventure Center, Polk County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Hotels near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

Red Roof Inn Etowah, Etowah
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14 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge
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17.2 miles away
Reid Ridge Lodge, Blue Ridge
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17.3 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge
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17.5 miles away
Motor Inns Of America, Madisonville
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18.8 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites MURPHY, Murphy
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22.6 miles away
Days Inn Murphy, Murphy
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24 miles away
Rodeway Inn Sweetwater, Sweetwater
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24.4 miles away
Grand Vista Hotel And Suites, Vonore
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24.8 miles away
Best Western Of Murphy, Murphy
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25 miles away
Days Inn Athens, Athens
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25 miles away
Super 8 Athens, Athens
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25 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   Lost Creek, Reliance, 7 miles away

   Thunder Rock, Reliance, 10 miles away

   Cuddle Up Cabin Rentals, Mc Caysville, 11 miles away

   Tumbling Creek, Ducktown, 11 miles away

   Tellico Plains Koa, Tellico Plains, 12 miles away

   Quinn Springs, Reliance, 13 miles away

   Hiawassee/Ocoee SRSP - Gee Creek, Reliance, 13 miles away


Marinas Near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   Harbor Cove Marina, Murphy, 13 miles away

   Mountain View Marina, Murphy, 14 miles away

   Shooks Marina, Murphy, 16 miles away

   Lake Blue Ridge Marina, Blue Ridge, 18 miles away

   Lake Ocoee Inn & Marina, Benton, 19 miles away


Trails near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   John Muir National Recreation Trail, Polk , 4 miles away

   Ivy Trail, Monroe , 5 miles away

   Rock Creek Trail, Polk , 7 miles away

   Conasauga Falls Trail, Monroe , 7 miles away


Public Lands Near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN, 52 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 66 miles away

   Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta - GA, 68 miles away

   Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park, Tennessee, 10 miles away

   Fort Loudoun State Park, Tennessee, 26 miles away

   Fort Mountain State Park, Georgia, 33 miles away

   Amicalola Falls and Lodge State Park, Georgia, 35 miles away

   Vogel State Park, Georgia, 38 miles away


Lakes Near Hiwassee River, Tennessee:

   Apalachia Lake, Cherokee , 5 miles away

   Yeller Nugget Lake, Monroe , 5 miles away

   Campbell Cove Lake, Polk , 6 miles away

   Hiwassee Lake, Cherokee , 13 miles away



Current weather conditions at Hiwassee River, Tennessee
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Local climate location: ATHENS 4 miles away






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